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Executive Advantage by Jacqui Grey

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The secret weapon!

Understanding how your Executive Gremlins affect your success, and that of your bosses and colleagues, may be one of the most useful tools in the executive toolkit. It goes to the heart of why leaders fail. The reason it is called the secret weapon is that not all leaders have this capability. It is a subject rarely talked about in organizations, either because people fear it shows weakness or because organizations fear that if they acknowledge that the pressure of leadership roles cause individuals to experience stress, and if this leads to an individual taking legal action for compensation, it will open the floodgates to legal action by dozens of other aggrieved executives. Skilled 21st-century leaders use this weapon ...

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